Budget Planning 2021: 5 Supply Chain Recommendations

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The ability for organizations to respond to these challenges will determine the strategies required to maintain profitable performance in 2021. Read more Budget Planning 2021: 5 Supply Chain Recommendations. The post Budget Planning 2021: 5 Supply Chain Recommendations appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez. The effects of COVID-19 on North American business are creating supply chain challenges into the second half of 2020.

Art of Procurement | 2021: Post-Crisis Procurement

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Construction of Toyota’s ‘Smart City’ is Set to Begin in 2021

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The post Construction of Toyota’s ‘Smart City’ is Set to Begin in 2021 appeared first on Kuebix. Artificial intelligence, robots and self-driving cars are establishing themselves within the transportation industry thanks to improved operational efficiencies and long-term benefits. These technologies are being adopted more commonly as their success stories continue to grow in number.

Enhancing Your Contract Management System for 2021

ProcurePort

The post Enhancing Your Contract Management System for 2021 appeared first on ProcurePort Blog. Whenever there are a variety of moving parts that all have to work seamlessly together – systems and processes can become convoluted.

Top 6 Xu H??ng Logistics Thay ??i Ngành F&B Vi?t Nam 2021

Abivin

m 2021, doanh thu c?a m 2021 và cách mà các doanh nghi?p m 2021 s? Làn sóng th? hai c?a ch Covid-19 l?i m quan tr?ng a Ngành th?c m và ?? ng (Food and Beverages, hay F&B). Theo Nielsen, m?c c dù 50% ng??i i tiêu dùng ?ã ng ho?t ng mua s?m a mình qua ch? hay siêu th?,

EU Conflict Minerals Regulation to take effect in 2021

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These new set of new regulation will take effect in 2021: importers from the EU have until then to put a due diligence system in place. In 2017, the European Parliament and the EU Council adopted a new regulation regarding the import of so-called conflict minerals. conflict minerals

Supply Chain Weekly Wrap-Up 09/11/2020 – 09/17/2020

All Things Supply Chain

billion deal with Japan which will take effect on January 1st, 2021. UK strikes post-Brexit trade agreement with Japan The United Kingdom has announced a $19.5 The deal aims to… General Supply Chain News Weekly wrap-up

Supply Chain News on Kroger Breaks Ground on New Highly Automated DC with Partner Ocado

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First of 20 Planned Robotic Facilities Starts Construction North of Cincinnati, will Go Live in 2021

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Performance During the Pandemic: A Warehouse and Logistics Update

Logistics Viewpoints

In April I discussed the widespread impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on supply chain and fulfillment, and provided a WMS market update in which I predicted a market downturn in 2020 to be followed by a rebound in 2021. During the process of developing my WMS market forecast, I made assumptions for each quarter of 2020. And indeed, I took into consideration the macroeconomic forecasts for an abysmal Q2 2020. On July 20th, the US […].

Supply Chain News on MAPI Projects US will Finally Surpass Peak 2007 Manufacturing Output in 2019

Supply Chain Digest

MAPI Nearly Doubles its Forecast of Manufacturing Growth through 2021, with Even the Apparel Sector Seeing Some Goods News

How Amazon will impact the supply chain in 2018

TradeGecko

Wall Street firm Needham predicted that by 2021 Amazon would make up 50% of all US eCommerce, so we can expect 2018 to be another colossal year for the eCommerce giant. In their 10-K annual report from 2017, Amazon stated that it had generated $6.4 billion in sales from retail subscription services alone. eCommerce

Jobs Sustainability: Little Time Remains to Implement Long-term Strategy

Enterra Insights

“By 2021,” writes Forrester Vice President Brian Hopkins (@practicingEA), “a disruptive tidal wave will begin. Solutions powered by AI/cognitive technology … Continued. The post Jobs Sustainability: Little Time Remains to Implement Long-term Strategy appeared first on Enterra Solutions. Artificial Intelligence Business Cognitive Computing Jobs Sustainability Supply Chain Technology Enterra Solutions Stephen DeAngelis

Saudi Aramco announces major supply chain shakeup

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Saudi Aramco wants to double to 70% its local sourcing by 2021 as part of a US $300-billion investment in its supply chain

Supply Chain Weekly Wrap-Up 09/11/2020 – 09/17/2020

All Things Supply Chain

billion deal with Japan which will take effect on January 1st, 2021. UK strikes post-Brexit trade agreement with Japan The United Kingdom has announced a $19.5 The deal aims to… General Supply Chain News Weekly wrap-up

FedEx Rolls out Rate Increases and New Fees

Intelligent Audit

As we make our way into the final quarter of 2020, carriers are beginning to roll out their pricing for 2021. For 2021, FedEx will be introducing an average 4.9% Details regarding the late fee can be found in the January 2021 FedEx Service Guide in the Fees and Additional.

How to Build a Better Shipping Mousetrap With a SaaS TMS Functions

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According to Entrepreneur.com, the value of worldwide e-commerce sales will grow 246% by 2021, amassing a financial gain of more than $3.2 The value of retail shipping efficiency has never been more important.

4 Tips for Managing Your Ecommerce Orders for Multichannel Marketplaces

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billion customers by 2021. Editor’s Note: Today’s article is from Alexa Lemzy from TextMagic who gives us 4 helpful tips for managing your ecommerce orders for multichannel marketplaces.

The top 3PL providers for eCommerce in the USA

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billion by 2021, the writing is on the wall: eCommerce in the US isn’t going anywhere. With eCommerce sales in the United States reaching USD$360.3 billion in 2016 and projected to surpass US$603.4 Logistics eCommerce Shipping

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The top 3PL companies in the USA in 2020

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billion by 2021, the writing is on the wall: eCommerce in the US isn’t going anywhere. With eCommerce sales in the United States reaching USD$360.3 billion in 2016 and projected to surpass US$603.4

This Week in Logistics News (September 7 – 13)

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After next Thursday (9/19/19), there will not be an official palindrome week until 2021 (we don’t count putting a 0 in front of the month around here). Ah yes, it is officially palindrome week. This year, however, palindrome week takes on a whole new significance. This is the end of a wonderful run of years, starting in 2011, where the dates read the same frontwards and backwards for a week+. And to quote one off […].

Why Today is the Day to Prepare Your Supply Chain for Recession

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recession by 2021. Highs and lows are an unfortunate part of both life and business and a new study shows 3 out of 4 economists predicting a U.S. The good news for companies is that recessions are also generally short, with 9 of the U.S.’s ’s last 13 recessions lasting a year or less. But the implications of a recession can be long-lasting. As there is no crystal ball as to what will happen with the impending election nor U.S.

EU MDR Deadline Extension – Get Back on Track

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The European Parliament has voted to extend the deadline for the implementation of the EU Medical Device Regulations to May 2021, subject to member state approval. As a result, we’re revisiting our recent blog post that looks at the top five EU MDR questions, to help provide you with a simple overview of the steps you need to take to make the most of the extended deadline and get your programs back on track. Medical Devices Regulatory

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Dealing With The Supply Chain Gloppy Mess

Supply Chain Shaman

COVID-19 drove a cancellation, but I hope to host the event again in 2021 in Franklin, TN. During August, I moved and I spent the weekend painting my new shed with gloppy, wet deck paint. As I methodically pivoted the roller to apply the stain, I made quite a mess.

After UPS, FedEx and USPS Increase Surcharges

Intelligent Audit

Peak Period: November 15, 2020, to January 16, 2021. 2, 2020–Jan.17, 2021. 17, 2021. In the last week, two additional major carriers – FedEx and USPS – announced increased peak season surcharges.

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Upcoming Changes to Walmart On Time in Full (OTIF) Program: What You Need to Know

CH Robinson Transportfolio

The new compliance program will also launch on September 15, 2020 with financial penalties for non-compliance beginning on February 1, 2021. In this ever-changing marketplace, consumer and retailer demands are constantly evolving.

Ford gets free publicity for promising autonomous cars in 5 years

Techgistics

Mark Fields, Ford’s chief executive, said the company planned to mass produce driverless cars and have them in commercial operation in a ride-hailing service by 2021. Fully autonomous by 2021. Neal E. Boudette, writing for the New York Times: At a news conference on Tuesday at the company’s research center in Palo Alto, Calif.,

Brexit - Another Step Forward

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Another Step Further Forward it is highly probable that customs declarations will be required for goods moving between the UK and EU from 1st January 2021. The European Parliament is also expected to approve the Withdrawal Agreement on the 29th January in time for the UK to formally leave the EU at 11pm GMT / Midnight CET on the 31st January.

Can Digital Twins Result in Total Supply Chain Redesign and Innovation?

NC State SCRC

With the rapid growth of sensors through IOT within the supply chain and the connectivity of these sensors (estimated to be 25 billion sensors worldwide by 2021), the volume of consistent high quality data is increasing beyond our human capabilities to analyze in real time.

UPS Announces Unprecedented Holiday Surcharge Changes

Intelligent Audit

With these in place, large shippers will see significant cost increases beginning in November 2020: Peak Period: November 15, 2020 to January 16, 2021. As of August 7th, UPS announced changes to its peak domestic surcharges for the upcoming holiday season that is unprecedented. In particular, the company will be implementing its surcharges based on volume as compared to the average from February 2020. These surcharges will have huge implications for large shippers this holiday season.

Might maritime drones help sailors stuck at sea?

EFT

We have two products in our roadmap: (1) Our Hyperlaunch, capable of lifting 5kg loads over 50km, will be operational by early 2021. (2) 2) Hyperlaunch Heavy, capable of lifting 100kg over 100km, the prototype will be completed by end of 2021. .

Might maritime drones help ease sailors stuck at sea?

EFT

We have two products in our roadmap: (1) Our Hyperlaunch, capable of lifting 5kg loads over 50km, will be operational by early 2021. (2) 2) Hyperlaunch Heavy, capable of lifting 100kg over 100km, the prototype will be completed by end of 2021. .

UPS Increases SurePost Rates to Match USPS Pricing Changes

Intelligent Audit

Peak Period: November 15, 2020, to January 16, 2021. Much of what has happened in the shipping world in the last 6 months could be called “unprecedented.”

Increased Demand and Reduced Capacity Prove a Challenge for Air Freight Market

CH Robinson Transportfolio

After an extremely volatile first half of the year, the challenges in the air freight market look set to continue into 2021, requiring both foresight and forward planning from businesses.

German Supply Chain Act set to enforce standard for global workforces

EFT

It could be law by early 2021. Germany is to introduce legislation to force German companies that produce goods abroad to provide good working conditions throughout their entire supply chain. Until now, companies have been expected to adhere to a voluntary code but a 2018 survey of 5,500 German companies with more than 500 employers found that only 18% of those had voluntarily implemented a system to monitor how foreign-made goods are produced. A later survey saw this figure rise to 22%.